Exclusive e-Think Sport: Andrea Agnelli (Juventus) to speak on the future of football on Wednesday 27/01/2021

Paris - Published Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 16:30 - #205071 Andrea AgnelliAndrea Agnelli, chairman of Juventus FCJuventus FC (Serie A TIMSerie A TIMPremière division italienne. 20 clubs.), will speak at e-Think Sport 2021 on the future of European football clubs and competitions on Wednesday 27/01/2021, from 09:30 to 10:00 CETCETCentral European Time. To register to attend this video-conference session, see below.

e-Think Sport 2021 is the fifth edition of the annual event organised by News Tank, which will be held this year via video-conference over four consecutive mornings, from Tuesday 26/01 to Friday 29/01/2021.

In edition to leading Juventus since 2010, Andrea Agnelli is also chairman of the European Club Association, a post held since September 2017, and has been on the ECAECA(European Club Association) Association des clubs européens Executive Board since 2012. Andrea Agnelli is also a member of the UEFA Executive Commitee, first as an ECA representative in 2015, and as a full member since 2017.

At e-Think Sport 2021, Andrea Agnelli will speak in the session (in English) titled "How do leagues and clubs see the future of European football competitions?". This 30-minute session will be organized into three sections:
1 - immediate term concerns for football clubs due to Covid-19;
2 - medium term issues such as the European Cups (UEFA Conference League in 2021-22 and the Champions League format from 2024);
3 - long term considerations for the football business in the broader entertainment sector.

With two weeks to go before an event that promises to be rich in debates and inspiration, the News Tank Football and News Tank Sport teams are mobilising their energy to offer an exceptional opportunity through discussions bringing together both French and international experts and workshops exploring cutting-edge topics.

Debate, share, inspire... e-Think Sport is the best way to gain an understanding of the challenges of the sport of tomorrow.
Andrea Agnelli, chairman of Juventus FC - © Juventus FC
Andrea Agnelli, chairman of Juventus FC - © Juventus FC

Andrea Agnelli, chairman of the ECA - © ECA

Andrea Agnelli

Profile n° 11135, created on 11/05/15 at 11:55 - updated on 18/03/20 at 17:43

Andrea Agnelli

Date of birth: 06/12/1975

Career From Until
Président / Chairman September 2017 Today
September 2017 Today
Member of the executive committee September 2017 Today
September 2017 Today
Juventus FC
President May 2010 Today
May 2010 Today
Lamse S.p.A. (holding)
President and founding shareholder 2007 Today
2007 Today
IFI S.p.A. (now EXOR S.p.A.)
Member ot the board of directors May 2006 Today
May 2006 Today
Member of the board of directors September 2012 at September 2017
September 2012 September 2017
Philip Morris International (Lausanne)
Marketing and sponsorships and, subsequently, corporate communication manager 2001 at 2004
2001 2004
Uni Invest SA (Paris)
Marketing manager November 2000 at 2001
November 2000 2001
Ferrari Idea (Lugano, SUI)
Responsible for promoting and developing the Ferrari brand in non-automotive areas 1999 at 2000
1999 2000

• St. Clare’s International College (Oxford)
• Luigi Bocconi University (Milan)

eThink Sport: the complete programme of the 4 mornings of discussions, from Tuesday 26 to Friday 29/01/2021

e-Think Sport 2021 - © D.R.

Tuesday 26/01/2021 - Morning 1 "CLUBS"

At the heart of the football business model, clubs are now developing beyond their basic activity via new sporting sections, new digital avenues, but also through an increasingly marked social and environmental commitment (all times in CETCETCentral European Time).

Wednesday 27/01/2021 - Morning 2 "LEAGUES and FEDERATIONS"

Leagues and Federations must face the Covid-19 crisis. What are the ways to reinvent oneself and adapt to new modes of consumption, new competitions, new practices, new experiences and innovative digital services?

Thursday 28/01/2021 - Morning 3 "TV and MEDIA"

A crisis of existing business models, new entertainment offerings, a "lost" generation of young spectators, new platforms and new actors, how will the sports media landscape of tomorrow take shape?

Friday 29/01/2021 - Morning 4 "MARKETING"

How sports marketing is being reshaped. Offers, targets, activations, image, co-branding, innovative partnerships, etc. All this in a challenging health context and an increased demand for social and environmental responsibility.

e-Think Sport! - © D.R.

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